Claims Against J&J In 8 States Dismissed In AWP MDL

Law360, New York (September 7, 2010, 1:36 PM EDT) -- A federal judge has left claims against Johnson & Johnson in the average wholesale price multidistrict litigation largely intact, denying the company's motion for summary judgment with regard to the laws of most states in the litigation while allowing it with regard to a handful of others.

Judge Patti B. Saris of the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts ruled Friday that the plaintiffs in the case have conceded that the residents of eight states are barred from pursuing their claim based on various...
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